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KU Hospital’s Ebola scare shows the steep costs of care

The Kansas City, Kan., Ebola scare, which turned out to be more of an infectious disease practice event, gave the hospital a clear window into the cost of best-practice care for the infectious and often-fatal disease. By using equipment and procedures that the Centers for Disease Control and prevention has since said are the right things to do, KU Hospital had an expensive 48-hour experience.

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Filling Station coffee shops sold to KC company

Messenger Coffee Co. is purchasing controlling interest in the four area Filling Station operations. Leawood’s Park Place sues its restaurant tenant, Mestizo by Aarón Sánchez, for back rent of more than $120,000 and possession of the space.

Filling Station coffee shops sold to KC company

Messenger Coffee Co. is purchasing controlling interest in the four area Filling Station operations. Leawood’s Park Place sues its restaurant tenant, Mestizo by Aarón Sánchez, for back rent of more than $120,000 and possession of the space.

Job gains reported for Missouri and Kansas

The size of the labor force grew from September 2013 to September 2014 in both states, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ preliminary, seasonally adjusted tally. Also, the number of employees on establishment payrolls grew in both states. And both states reflected a decline in the number of workers who were unemployed.

Filling Station coffee shops sold to KC company

Messenger Coffee Co. is purchasing controlling interest in the four area Filling Station operations. Leawood’s Park Place sues its restaurant tenant, Mestizo by Aarón Sánchez, for back rent of more than $120,000 and possession of the space.

Job gains reported for Missouri and Kansas

The size of the labor force grew from September 2013 to September 2014 in both states, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ preliminary, seasonally adjusted tally. Also, the number of employees on establishment payrolls grew in both states. And both states reflected a decline in the number of workers who were unemployed.

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Kat’s Money Corner: Holiday meals for a steal

If you’re planning on throwing a party or hosting a holiday gathering at your house, don’t let the stress of not knowing what to cook get you down and out. Plan ahead and pick out those recipes now that work within your budget.

Yahoo's 3Q earnings soar on Alibaba windfall

Yahoo's third-quarter earnings soared as the Internet company collected a huge windfall from Alibaba's recent IPO. Revenue also rose slightly from the previous year, a welcome change for a company that has been posting quarterly declines for most of the past five years.

Kat’s Money Corner: Holiday meals for a steal

If you’re planning on throwing a party or hosting a holiday gathering at your house, don’t let the stress of not knowing what to cook get you down and out. Plan ahead and pick out those recipes now that work within your budget.

Yahoo's 3Q earnings soar on Alibaba windfall

Yahoo's third-quarter earnings soared as the Internet company collected a huge windfall from Alibaba's recent IPO. Revenue also rose slightly from the previous year, a welcome change for a company that has been posting quarterly declines for most of the past five years.

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Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

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